Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances

Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, We hope you had a lovely break and are enjoying the summer! We’re happy to resume our meetups with a series exploring the Top Ten lists from Turin & Sanchez’s Perfumes: The Guide. We’ll start with the last of these (since it happens to be my favorite): Best Strange Fragrances. What makes a scent “strange” and … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 @ 6:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Kirchgasse 14, Zürich) @ Terrassenzimmer For the last Scent Culture Club meet-up before the summer break, we will explore a work, “Diary of Smells – Shards“, by Brazilian artist, Josely Carvalho. “Diary of Smells [is] an on-going, multi-sensorial project by Josely Carvalho in which she directly uses natural … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club 3: “The Art of Scent” vs. “The Scent of Art”
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club 3: “The Art of Scent” vs. “The Scent of Art”

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 @ 6:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Kirchgasse 14, Zürich) Terrassenzimmer (not Barockzimmer) Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, In our third meet-up, we will examine two different approaches to scent in museums, through the lens of two historic exhibitions: The Art of Scent: 1889 – 2012 (Museum of Arts & Design, New York; Nov. 2012 … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club, MeetUp 2: Paradise Paradoxe, Ephemera, etc.
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club, MeetUp 2: Paradise Paradoxe, Ephemera, etc.

  Tuesday, April 19, 2016: 5:30 PM @ Helmhaus (Limmatquai 31, Zürich) 6:00 PM @ Zentrum Karl der Grosse, Barockzimmer (if you can’t make it at 5:30pm) For this meet-up, we will take the opportunity to visit an art exhibit focusing on scent that is taking place a block away from our usual meeting place, Zentrum Karl der Grosse. The exhibit, Paradise Paradoxe … Continue reading

Launching the Scent Culture Club
Scent Culture Club

Launching the Scent Culture Club

Thursday, March 17, 2016 @ 7:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Barockzimmer) Kirchgasse 14, Zürich (map) Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, We’re very happy to schedule our first meet-up of the Scent Culture Club (SCC) at the Karl der Grosse Center in the heart of Zurich (right across from Grossmünster)! We’ll start with some introductions, and then break the ice with a friendly game of Family … Continue reading